DEN Petition form for On-Campus Students


Who Can Submit This Form?

All on campus students can submit this form. Please see below for different student groups.

  1. Viterbi Master's International students in their final semester and enrolled in ENGR 596, ENGR 597 or ENGR 598 for CPT must have an approved CPT before we review your petition. Please register for the on-campus section until your DEN Petition is processed to avoid any registration issues and potential late registration fees.
  2. Viterbi Undergraduate and Graduate students who are U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents who cannot attend a class on campus.
    • Viterbi Undergraduate students need to also get approval from Associate Dean Matthew O`Pray and should include the approval as a pdf file to support your petition.
  3. Non-Viterbi students must get approval from the academic department advisor first. Please include a pdf file of the approval from a department advisor with your petition form.

Course time conflict - DEN@Viterbi sections do not override course time conflicts with on-campus sections. Any student requesting a DEN@Viterbi section with a course time conflict with another DEN section must also submit the Course Time Conflict Form and receive approval

Who Cannot Submit This Form?

  1. Any student waiting to get into an on-campus section of a course that is full
    • DEN@Viterbi sections cannot be used as overflow for full on-campus sections
    • If it is your final semester and the course is required, please work with your academic advisor to find a solution

Exam Proctoring for DEN@Viterbi courses

  1. Students submitting this form must indicate where they will be located during the semester.
    • This location is where your mid-term and final exams will be proctored
    • There will be no exceptions to this location
    • Students living in the greater Los Angeles area will be required to come to campus for their exams.
  2. DEN@Viterbi will not arrange a different exam location should the student decide to travel during the semester*
  3. Students are required to take exams on the date/time as scheduled by DEN@Viterbi
    • There will be no exceptions to this requirement

Other Important Information

  1. Priority for DEN@Viterbi sections is given to full-time DEN@Viterbi students
  2. DEN@Viterbi cannot guarantee approval of request or registration
  3. Students are responsible for meeting any course prerequisites
  4. DEN Petitions will be reviewed at least two weeks before the start of the semester.

Acknowledgement of DEN@Viterbi policies
By clicking on “I accept”, I acknowledge that I have read the above information and will abide by DEN@Viterbi policies if given permission to register.
Click here to fill out the petition form 

**Registration in DEN sections will be restricted to DEN@Viterbi students and is not guaranteed. Please register for the Hybrid/Online section until you have approval to register in the DEN section.**

*Full-time employees may have an alternate proctoring location approved if company requires travel during an exam period. At least two weeks notice must be given. This does not include students in CPT.